Sunday, July 3, 2022

Libya’s Tripoli government to step down

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One of two rival governments in Libya has announced that it is stepping down, a justice ministry statement has said. The announcement comes less than...

Police pair sacked for faking Everest climb

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Two police officers have been sacked after an inquiry found their claim to be the first Indian couple to climb Everest was fake. Dinesh and...

Saudi king replaces military chiefs in shake-up

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Saudi Arabia has sacked its top military commanders, including the chief of staff, in a series of late-night royal decrees. Saudi King Salman also replaced...

Angolan president’s son-in-law handed 1-year prison sentence in native Congo

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The son-in-law of Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos said on Thursday that a Congolese court had sentenced him in absentia to one year...

Sierra Leone presidential poll enters runoff as opposition SLPP wins first round

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Sierra Leonean voters will be called upon again to cast ballots to elect a new president. The March 27 runoff date was announced by...

700 Kenyans quit Al-Shabaab group and return to Kenya from Somalia

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At least 700 Kenyans have returned home from Somalia after quitting the al-Shabaab terror group and Islamic State, a new report indicates. The report prepared...

Sierra Leone president to self-isolate over virus fears

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A bodyguard of Sierra Leone's President Julius Maada Bio has tested positive for coronavirus. The president on Monday night announced that he was in good...

Top al Qaeda leader killed in Syria, says U.S.

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The leader of a terrorist group bent on attacking the United States and other western targets was killed in a targeted strike earlier this...

Uganda workers union fault government over dress code

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The National Organization of Trade Unions (NOTU) has criticized the move by the Ministry of Public Service to issue a strict dress code for...

Two senior Brazilian officials resign

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Two more senior Brazilian officials have resigned in the latest blow to the government of President Dilma Rousseff. They are Sports Minister George Hilton and...